New Accommodations Equals New Possibilities

New Accommodations Equals New Possibilities

New Accommodations EQUALS New Possibilities With the right accommodations, your child can be even more successful at school! ​​​​​​ Click Here To Watch The Full Blogcast On the go? Click Here To Listen To The Full Blogcast When I was a special education and classroom teacher, making accommodations and modifications for my students was one of […]

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How Is Teaching Like Bowling?

How Is Teaching Like Bowling?

Watch the full BlogCast Video here: For Listening on the go to audio of this blog post: Do you remember the sights, sounds, and smells of bowling alleys?  You can usually see all ages and ability levels having fun together.  You might see some younger children using the ramp to help them bowl, or the […]

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All Behavior Is Communication

All Behavior Is Communication

All of your child’s behavior is communication. Today we’ll be talking about: 1) how to figure out what message your child is sending you with their behavior. 2) What needs they have that aren’t being met and 3) the importance of positive supports Want to watch video of this post?  Click here.  Rather just listen […]

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There’s Nothing Quite Like Appreciation

There’s Nothing Quite Like Appreciation

NEW: Watch a video of this post.  Click here.              When you’re on the go – Listen to the audio of this post. Click here.  We want our children’s teachers to recognize and build on their strengths.  For the past 3 videos we’ve been talking this, Click here to see the previous […]

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The Question To Always Ask

The Question To Always Ask

New:    Watch the YouTube video of this newsletter.  Click here.               Listen to just the audio version while you’re on the go.                     Click here. Do you have a child that’s thrilled when he can do cool experiments like putting […]

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I Come to You as a Mother…with a Box of Kleenex

I Come to You as a Mother…with a Box of Kleenex

Dylan has accomplished many things: being included in school, having friends, going to birthday parties, dancing the night away at prom, going to football and basketball games, earning a letter jacket, going to college for four years, become a burlesque dancer moving out, finding a job, speaking at national and state conferences. And like all […]

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Why We Need a Declaration of INTERdepence!

Why We Need a Declaration of INTERdepence!

Parents rejoice when their child takes his first step alone, when he can tie his shoes by himself, or when he can read his favorite book without any help. Teachers praise and reward students when they can complete a project without any assistance, correctly solve a difficult math problem, or independently write a well constructed […]

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